Scutiger bhutanensis Delorme and Dubois, 2001

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Megophryidae > Subfamily: Leptobrachiinae > Genus: Scutiger > Species: Scutiger bhutanensis

Scutiger (Aelurophryne) bhutanensis Delorme and Dubois, 2001, Alytes, 19: 143. Holotype: NHMB 17551, by original designation. Type locality: "Bhutan".

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the imprecise type locality, "Bhutan", without additional information.


In the Scutiger glandulatus group, most similar to Scutiger tuberculatus, according to the original publication. See Khatiwada, Shu, Subedi, Wang, Ohler, Cannatella, Xie, and Jiang, 2019, Asian Herpetol. Res., 10: 139–157, for comment on morphology. 

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